Arctic

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Arctic sea ice plummeted to a record low in June, shrinking 56,900 square kilometers (22,000 square miles) per day last month, according to new figures from the National Snow & Ice Data Center. June's "sea ice extent" was 260,000 square kilometers (100,000 square miles) below the previous record low for the month, set in 2010—even dropping...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Hundreds of climate scientists are imploring President Barack Obama to block...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
A coal-fired power plant in Germany. (Photo: Guy Gorek/cc/flickr)
Turning their backs on climate science and the consensus of governments and...

Further

Furious that Arctic-trashing Shell is using kid-friendly LEGO to clean up its image - reportedly selling 16 million Shell-branded toys worth $116 million - Greenpeace has begun a campaign aimed at pressuring LEGO to end the sketchy partnership. Protests at England's Legloland, and a darkly stunning new ad in which an idyllic Arctic, huskies and all, drowns in oil.